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Quick House vs Senate Education Budget Comparison

Posted by Jerry Bender on April 2, 2015 at 05:55:04 PM


Just to give you a quick, high-level comparison on the difference between the House and Senate proposed 2015-17 Operating Budget, here is a chart prepared by the Washington State Budget and Policy Center. The House budget invests more in teachers and early learning, while the Senate aims to reduce tuition and student financial aid at the public colleges and universities. A more complete comparison will be included in Friday’s Legislative Update.